Engineering Chemicals

Nobel Prize In Chemistry – Scientists who created a rechargeable world awarded Nobel Prize

1 month ago — Long Read

Three pioneers of the lithium-ion battery revolution - John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino - have been made Nobel laureates for developments that sparked a portable tech...

Could a mix of wood fibre and spider silk rival plastic?

2 months ago — Quick Read

A new though, flexible, and biodegradable material, made with wood glucose and spider silk, could be the next breakthrough in material science. Developed by scientists from Aalto University and the...

New tech harnesses energy by mixing freshwater and seawater

4 months ago — Long Read

Engineers at Stanford have created a new battery made from affordable and durable materials which can generate energy in places where salt and fresh waters mingle. The new tech could...

AI to help arthritis patients manage their flare-ups

9 months ago — Long Read

A partnership between UK health company Living With, the Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust (RUH), and the University of Bath has nabbed a major grant to develop a...

New CRISPR Technique Repairs Genetic Mutations in Human Embryos

1 year ago — Long Read

Researchers have revealed a new CRISPR technique which might prevent humans from passing on a potentially life-threatening genetic disorder.

Meet the Smart Bandages that changes colour when they detect infections

3 years ago — Long Read

The University of Bath is leading a trail of smart bandages using samples from burns patients from four UK hospitals. The bandage works by changing colour when it detects an...